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Dobutamine-induced hyperaemia inversely correlates with coronary artery stenosis severity and highlights dissociation between myocardial blood flow and oxygen consumption.

Authors
  • Jagathesan, R
  • Barnes, E
  • Rosen, S D
  • Foale, R
  • Camici, P G
Type
Published Article
Journal
Heart
Publisher
BMJ
Publication Date
Sep 01, 2006
Volume
92
Issue
9
Pages
1230–1237
Identifiers
PMID: 16547210
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Dobutamine MBF inversely correlated with stenosis severity and achieved significant flow heterogeneity for coronary stenoses > 70%. Dobutamine MBF and RPP were dissociated in both Isc and Rem segments in patients compared with controls.

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